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Triple Ginger Spice Cookies

Triple Ginger Spice Cookies are irresistibly flavorful with three kinds of ginger.  These cookies are tender, chewy and a bit addictive.
Course Cookies
Cuisine American
Keyword cookies, ginger cookies
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes
chill time 1 hour
Total Time 1 hour 40 minutes
Servings 4 dozen
Author Jere' Cassidy @One Hot Oven

Ingredients

Instructions

  • In a large bowl mix the sugar, butter, molasses, and egg.  Beat until light and fluffy.
  • Beat in the flour, baking, soda, salt, grated ginger, candied ginger, nutmeg, and cloves.  Mix well to incorporate all the spices.
  • Cover the bowl with plastic wrap and chill for 1 hour.
  • Preheat oven to 350 degrees, and prepare cookie sheets with parchment.
  • Mix the 1/4 cup of sugar and 1 tsp. of powdered ginger in a small bowl.
  • Shape the dough into 1 inch balls then roll in the ginger sugar.  Place on baking sheets 2 inches apart.
  • Bake for 10 minutes, until set. Cool on a wire rack, then store in an airtight container.

Notes

I keep my ginger in the freezer so it is always on hand.  It is also easier to grate ginger when it is frozen. Use a microplane zester/ grater for the best results.
 
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